Joint statement from Food Bank of Iowa, DMARC

Last month, the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines and United Way of Central Iowa offered to provide support for a facilitated conversation between Food Bank of Iowa and Des Moines Area Religious Council regarding emergency food assistance efforts in…

https://foodbankiowa.org/news/joint-statement-from-fboi-dmarc/

Thankful for healthy food on the table

Bob gives a thumbs up to express his thanks for help with the nutritious food he needs. With record inflation, it’s a challenge for a lot of households to afford basic necessities. That’s especially true for seniors who live on…

https://foodbankiowa.org/news/thankful-for-healthy-food-on-the-table/

Volunteers give and receive through service

VIP volunteers like Sable enjoy sorting, packing and labeling food. Among our valued partners is Link Associates, which provides Food Bank of Iowa with a steady stream of committed volunteers.  “Link Associates works with individuals with disabilities, and the Volunteer…

https://foodbankiowa.org/news/volunteers-give-and-receive-through-service/

You’re fueling Arya’s dreams

Having access to nutritious food is deeply appreciated by neighbors like Arya. New to the Marshalltown area, 22-year-old Arya is still getting settled. She hopes to move into an apartment soon and start nursing school because she loves helping others. …

https://foodbankiowa.org/news/youre-fueling-aryas-dreams/